The educational level of the population of Cyprus is very high. As a result of the well-educated and trained workforce, all types of professional services are of a very high standard. Cypriot lawyers, accountants and other business consultants have a wide knowledge and experience in advising local and international clients and offer advice on a wide range of issues involving commerce, business and investment.
A great number of local professionals study abroad and hold international professional qualifications. For example many Cypriot lawyers are members of the United Kingdom Inns of Court and most professional accountants are either Chartered or Certified Accountants and members of the respective United Kingdom Institutes.
Most international firms of accountants operate or have representatives in Cyprus.